Sampson Academy



Sampson Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sampson Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 46
1 31
2 41
3 29
4 22
5 27
6 40
7 29
8 35
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sampson Academy is a public high school of the Detroit City School District located in Detroit, MI. It has 300 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.0 to 1.

Total Students: 300
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 23

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Sampson Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 166
(55%)
18,515
(50%)
 Female 134
(45%)
18,558
(50%)

Sampson Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 284
(95%)
31,139
(84%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
4,369
(12%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
64
(0%)
 White 3
(1%)
697
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
85
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
686
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Sampson Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 257
(86%)
25,984
(70%)
 Not Eligible 43
(14%)
10,729
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
360
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sampson Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sampson Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 587
2006 473
2007 691
2008 542
2009 506
2010 363
2011 579
2012 505
2013 397
2014 318
2015 300

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 19.7
2007 19.7
2008 15.9
2009 18.1
2010 15.1
2011 15.6
2012 15.8
2013 12.4
2014 11.8
2015 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90800681431005
2006 0.87526427061311
2007 0.85383502170767
2008 0.94833948339483
2009 0.92094861660079
2010 0.86501377410468
2011 0.8860103626943
2012 0.91881188118812
2013 0.93954659949622
2014 0.88679245283019
2015 0.85666666666667

Compare Sampson Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 85.7%
 

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